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Melissa M.

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Dunlap, IL
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1997
  • Music Education from Eastern Illinois University
  • Teaches Beginner
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In our photography classes, I teach students just taking a brand new dslr camera out of the box how to use the camera in manual mode like a professional. We discuss technical aspects including the exposure triangle, composition, lighting and more.

About Melissa

I am a professional singer, pianist, and photographer. I studies at EIU with a Bachelors of Music, specifically voice and piano. Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. Every voice has a unique timbre; I teach students to release built up tension and apply found

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September 24, 2019
Kate
Great first lesson!
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Rebekah R.

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Photography
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Student Academy Award from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
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Engaging one-on-one tutoring that doesn't waste any time getting into the content that will improve your photos. I use visuals aids (and a whole lotta hand talk, lol) to help make these lessons comfortable and easy to understand. Together we go over the foundation of each of the lesson concepts then discuss how to start applying those concepts for results today.

If you'd like to show me your work and discuss something specific that you're struggling with (blurry images, weird colors, crooked lines, etc ), be prepared to show me the "raw" (unedited) version of your picture and what your camera settings were.

Can't wait to meet you :)

About Rebekah

HEY THERE! I'm Rebekah, the curly hair behind the lens, and I've built a wedding photography business on telling genuine love stories with images that are joyful, classic, and romantic. I approach photography from a "people first" mindset that provides a very fun, positive photography experience th

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September 10, 2019
tereyn
Rebekah was so patient with me and understanding! She is also very knowledgeable in getting me the right answers. I would highly recommend booking her again to anyone! You will learn a lot!
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Ana Z.

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Photography
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks French, English, Dutch (Netherlands), Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
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These lessons will address principals of composition in photography, as well as learning the exposure principle to be able to apply correct camera settings.

A link to an interactive camera setting tool will be provided for the students to practice on their own time.

At the end of the lesson, student will receive an exposure cheat sheet. The list can be stored on a smart phone and consulted any time anywhere while shooting.

Minimum requirements for enrolling in this class:

1 - Because every lesson is customized to address each students' unique circumstances and needs in the field of photography, students must provide information on which camera they will be using PRIOR to purchasing lessons.
However, the photography lessons are NOT intended for going over the brand/model-specific camera manuals, nor for teaching where to find the brand/model-specific camera features. Student candidates are advised to research and study this type of information PRIOR to enrolling in the ...

About Ana

I am a Graphic Designer and a former Photoshop and Photography teacher in the public schools system. After receiving many requests from amateur and professional photographers, as well as aspiring graphic designers, willing to learn the unlimited creative possibilities that Photoshop has to offer,

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October 29, 2019
Mindia A.
Great person! Best teacher!
October 22, 2019
Edward
Excellent lesson, Ana is a very good teacher.
October 14, 2019
Anna Jo Noviello
First lesson was a great start! Looking forward to the next one.

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Kristen O.

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Photography
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Humboldt State University
  • Teaching since 1998
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In digital photography you will learn the basics of how to work an SLR camera and get the professional results you desire.

About Kristen

I live in a remote part of Northern California where the redwoods meet the Pacific Ocean. I have 2 son's 16 and 4 who I've homeschooled off and on throughout their lives. My 16 year old graduated high school early and is now pursuing a degree at College of the Redwoods. I hold a Bachelor of Arts de

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October 2, 2018
Melanie P.
We had some challenges finding some things, but we worked it out. Very nice lady.
July 28, 2018
Avi
Kristen is a wonderful teacher! She is teaching me and a friend at the same time and we both love the classes.
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Anthony B.

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Painting
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1987
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My 3 step methods will allow even a beginner to learn quickly and progress to be a productive student or teacher.

About Anthony

Anthony, Art Instructor from 1987 to present. Taught high school for several years, private lessons, and continued education in art. Specialize in oil, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, and all drawing mediums. Held several group and one-man exhibitions in Barbados and in the USA.

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Betsy M.

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Calligraphy
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I have been a professional calligrapher for 7 years and have been teaching calligraphy for 5 years. During that time, I have provided services for over 250 weddings and special events.
Not only will you build a strong foundation for your calligraphy skills through our lessons together, but we can also discuss how to start and grow your own calligraphy business in advanced lessons.
In the beginner lessons, will go over the very basics, including supplies, dipping the pen in ink, pressure and flow, and basic letter forms. We will keep things as simple as possible as you learn to hold and maneuver the calligraphy pen.
In continued and more advanced lessons, we will add to your existing knowledge and skill level by working on different calligraphy styles, mediums, and supplies together.
With every one on one session together, the lessons will be catered to your skill level and your specific area of interest as these will change as you continue to practice on your own. I'm excited to ...

About Betsy

After spending most of my childhood dreaming about becoming an artist, I grew up, went to school, got married, had babies, and became a...(drumroll)...nurse. While nursing was fulfilling in many ways, a part of me always felt that there was something else that I should be doing. The feeling that I'

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- Jim
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"Clear , easy to follow online instructions . Great original subject choice . I would highly recommend David as a tutor . I must add he is a very talented and original style artist ."
- Debby
Took Painting lessons from David Z.
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"Amber and my son Peter just had their first lesson and he drew an AMAZING bird. She was patient and handled a 9 year old easily. Can't wait for more lessons. So fun!"
- Staci Heldring
Took Drawing lessons from Amber R.
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"David is an excellent artist who has years of experience in teaching art. I have been a student for 3 years and I have come so far as an artist. David has taught me how to see the world in a different light. I have and would recommend anybody who has an interest in art to take lessons from David. He is able to take anybody with the passion to become the artist they strive to be. He is an amazing teacher!"
- Courtney
Took Painting lessons from David Z.
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"I have always loved to draw as a hobby, but could never get the hang of it. I found Jessica on Craigslist and she taught me how to hold a pencil properly to create the depth to my drawings I've always dreamed about! I highly recommend Jessica and can't wait till my next lesson with her! Thanks again!"
- Rose
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"I've known Emily for years and while I'm not an artist, I have observed her teaching children how to draw, particularly during summer classes at the College of Saint Rose in Albany. She always tries to make each activity fun and engaging and does her best to help everyone understand how to draw, paint, sketch, and even how to design good characters. She genuinely does care about art, and that passion shines into her lessons for sure.

I don't draw, but if I chose to, I'd definitely pick Emily as my teacher over anyone else."
- Mike
Took Illustration lessons from Emily C.
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"She is one the most heartfelt, knowledgeable teacher I've ever had! I have never been much of an artist but I've always had passion for it. She has challenged me, and pushed me to be a better artist than I have ever thought possible!"
- Sadaf
Took Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Kai has been a terrific teacher for me. I went with one idea of what I wanted and Kai has made me re-evaluate and has taken me to a place where my skill set will be so very much stronger. And he's done the in a caring and patient way that makes the whole process easy and enjoyable. I have learned more than I thought I would in a very short period of tie. Kai is a terrific teacher."
- Allen
Took Drawing lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Eileen is an amazing teacher! I learned so much from her. She's patient, fun and a brilliant instructor. I had such a great time taking her class, and wholeheartedly recommend her to students of all experience levels."
- Dave
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"My 9 year old absolutely loved it! Cant wait for the next class :)"
- Arnold
Took Drawing lessons from Amber R.
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